Frederick ‘Tom Pepper’ Squadrito


Frederick F. “Tom Pepper” Squadrito, Jr., 70, of Blossvale, passed away on Wednesday, July 21, 2021. He was born in Rome on April 25, 1951, a son of the late Frederick and Edith (Fountain) Squadrito, Sr. He was married to Kathleen Phair.

He served his country in the United States Marine Corps and had a long career as an auto mechanic and maintenance man. His passion was spending time with family and helping others.

Surviving besides his loving wife, Kat, are four children, Angela Squadrito (Harry), Michelle Chuff (Jared), Frederick Squadrito III (Kimberly) and Michelle Carlesimo (Peter); five sisters, Janet Finley (John), Paula Foster (Tom), Rebecca Pope, Mary Jane Fuller (Jamie) and Carletta Renzi (Angelo); two brothers, Ralph (Kim) and Lyndon Squadrito; eight grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by a son, Michael Squadrito; and two brothers, Charles and Joseph Squadrito.

Fred’s family would like to express their appreciation and sincerest thanks to Travis and Pam Baker and Brian and Christine Storms for all that they did to help out during their time of need.

Family and friends are invited to call at Nunn and Harper Funeral Home, Inc., 418 N. George St., Rome, on Sunday, July 25, from 2-5 p.m.

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